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Homelessness Prevention Task Force
Action Plan Participant:  Fall River Health and Human Services Department

Fall River has joined a growing list of cities around the country that are participating in a national movement to end homelessness. The Mayor’s task force includes representatives of homeless service providers, the health care community, religious organizations, neighborhood organizations, consumers and law enforcement. This group is charged with developing a ten-year plan to end homelessness in the City of Fall River. The project is based on concepts developed by the Federal Interagency Council on Homelessness and the National Alliance to End Homelessness.

 

Priority Area: 

Community Planning and Housing    

 
Priority Sub-Area:   

5, A) Affordable housing

Goal:

To develop a ten-year plan to end homelessness in Fall River

Method(s):

Regular meetings of representatives of targeted organizations

Timeline:          

2005-2006

Indicators:        Completion of the plan
Progress: Plan completed and accepted in 2008

How citizens can  get involved:

.Provide resources or join the Task Force

Contact Information:

Michael Coughlin, Director, Dept. of Health and Human Services, 508-324-2401